The Top National Semiconductor Employees

List of notable or famous National Semiconductor employees, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list is a directory of the best National Semiconductor employees, showcasing only the most prominent National Semiconductor employees of all time. This list features past and present top National Semiconductor managers, including both current and retired National Semiconductor executives and alumni. Well-known National Semiconductor staff along with current and former National Semiconductor employees were and still are crucial to the company's success, as without these hard working men and women National Semiconductor would never be what it is today.

List is made up of many different people, including Gil Amelio and Rick Hutchinson.

This renowned National Semiconductor employees list answers the questions, "What famous people have worked at National Semiconductor?" and "Who are the most famous National Semiconductor employees?"

  • Ahmad Bahai

    Dr. Bahai is a Fellow and chief technologist at National Semiconductor. He is also director of National Semiconductor Labs (NS Labs). Bahai is a consulting professor at Stanford University and an adjunct professor and member of the University of California at Berkeley's Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Industrial Advisory Board. Prior to joining National, he was chief technology officer at Algorex and a technical manager at ATT Bell Labs Advanced Wireless Communications Labs. Bahai co-invented a multi-carrier spread spectrum theory which is being used in most modern wireless systems and standards. He is the author of a text book on OFDM, "Multi-carrier Digital Communications," ...more
  • Brian L. Halla is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of National Semiconductor Corporation. He joined the Company as Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer on May 3, 1996. He was formerly Executive Vice President of LSI Logic Corporation, responsible for the development of all LSI Logic product lines. Prior to that, he was with Intel Corporation for 14 years. Halla serves on the boards of Cisco Systems, Inc. and the Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA). He has a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from the University of Nebraska.
  • C.S. Liu

    Liu is senior vice president of worldwide manufacturing operations. He previously served as vice president and managing director for National's test and assembly facility in Melaka, Malaysia, a position to which he was appointed in 1996. Liu began his career at National in 1976 as a management trainee and subsequently worked as an assembly engineer, consumer product operations manager, analog test engineer and test engineering manager. He holds a degree in physics from Malaya University as well as a master's degree in business administration from the University of Hull in the United Kingdom.
  • Carsten Barth

    Carsten Barth is a researcher at National Semiconductor and was a graduate student at Stanford University.
  • Dennis Monticelli

    Monticelli is National's Chief Technology Officer for analog technologies. Monticelli received his bachelor's degree in engineering from the University of California at Santa Barbara in 1974 and joined National Semiconductor upon graduation. For 16 years he worked on a wide variety of analog and mixed-signal development projects, both as a circuit designer and as design manager. He was selected to lead the newly formed Power Management business unit in 1991 and promoted to vice president in 1995. He currently holds 20 patents in the area of circuit design and is a member of the National Semiconductor Patent Hall of Fame.
  • Detlev Kunz

    Kunz is senior vice president of National Semiconductor's Power Management Group. He previously served as the company's senior vice president of worldwide marketing and sales. Kunz joined National in 1981 and served in various management positions in analog product marketing in Germany and the UK. He later served as a corporate account manager and was promoted to the European management team in 1993 as marketing director for the company's Communications and Computing group. In 1997, he was named as director of sales for Europe, and in January 2000 was promoted to vice president and general manager for Europe. Kunz has master's degree in electrical engineering from the Technical University ...more